Point Reyes Fire Management will be using heavy equipment on the Inverness Ridge Trail this week.
A recreation advisory is in effect for hiking, horse riding, and biking along the Inverness Ridge Trail (aka Bayview Fire Road) during the week of September 14, 2014. Extra caution in this area is critical while work is in progress. More »
Laws & Policies: Changes to the 2014 Superintendent's Compendium
For wildlife, visitor experience, and wilderness protection Point Reyes National Seashore will be including the following closure to the Superintendent's Compendium. The NPS invites the public to submit written suggestions, comments, and concerns about this change. Questions and/or comments will not be accepted by FAX, e-mail, or in any manner other than hand delivery or mail until August 19, 2014. Bulk comments in any format (hard copy or electronic) submitted on behalf of others will not be accepted. Comments may be mailed to:
The following closure will begin on August 20, 2014:
This closure is necessary to protect wildlife, visitor experience, and wilderness within the seashore. Due to the variety and wide distribution of wildlife, the accessibility of the park to visitors, and the wilderness area geography, nothing other than a full closure will be sufficient for protection.
36 CFR 1.5 Closures and Public Use Limits
Did You Know?
Since the restoration of the Giacomini Wetlands in 2008, the tidewater goby--a federally endangered brackish-water resident fish species--has not only been observed in the newly restored channels and ponds, but in Lagunitas Creek, where it had previously not been documented since 1953. More...